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Afghanistan from ... Islamic leaders have entered the political sphere at various
times of crisis, but ... non-political...
Mullahs can be exceedingly powerful and influence entire regions. ... Warriors),
and through it, Islam's political power throughout Afghanistan was increased.
The new Afghan Constitution established Afghanistan as an "Islamic Republic,"
with ... However, the National Assembly can override the president's veto. ... In
2005, there were no political party lists and all candidates ran as independents; ...
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Not all Afghan political actors can make use of religious ..... Another way Islam
affected the dynamics of the conflict was the Soviets' fear of the spread of.
Nov 10, 2005 ... The growth of political Islam is one of the most important ideological ... the growth
of this ideology - and its stunning effects around the world, including Britain. ...
But in Afghanistan the fighting did not end with the Soviet defeat.
What a Public Service Broadcaster Could Do in Afghanistan ... State influence on
traditional and rural life was limited during the 19th century because ... and their
leaders today tend to ignore or denigrate anything other than the Islamic period.
May 24, 2016 ... Ultraconservative political and religious faction that emerged in ... that the Taliban
allowed Afghanistan to be a haven for Islamic militants from ...
Jun 1, 2006 ... The fate of Afghanistan and the success of U.S. and coalition efforts to stabilize
Afghanistan will in large measure be affected by the current and future ...
Conversely, the region's political stability and economic potential are .... Once
again, Afghanistan could easily become a breeding ground for an Islamic ...
Oct 14, 2014 ... The war in Afghanistan should be studied in relation to political culture, ... In Nazif
Shahrani's view, cultural factors do not have a direct causal ... These figures were
affected by the nationalist ideologies of the Ottoman Young Turks. ... are two
crucial factors that radicalized Islam and militarized the region...
It is quite obvious that when Mr. Zeien said this, he did not have Afghanistan in
mind. ... Many years of war and political instability have left the country in ruins,
and ..... Islamic faith had arisen, one could not emphasize enough of the
influence of ...